Welcome! My name is Mary. I help parents educate their children at home one day at a time. This site offers LEGO printablesfree music lessonsunit studies,  and much more. Use the tabs above to discover what Homegrown Learners has to offer. You will be equipped and encouraged to travel a most amazing path in your home!

   


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Friday
Oct172014

Homeschooling When Dad is Away

 Our lives are changing rapidly. 

Ever since my oldest was born I have stayed at home while my husband went to work. I've worked in various capacities (running a piano studio from the house and now blogging and writing music curriculum), but for the most part our routine and lives stayed the SAME.

Did I mention things are changing rapidly?

Now, my husband doesn't work a normal 8-5 job. He doesn't get up at the crack of dawn, go downtown to an office, and arrive home in time for dinner.

Some weeks he is traveling. Other weeks he is working from home. Right now I'm trying to remain flexible and patient.

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Thursday
Oct162014

Learn About Davy Crockett

 

My son wanted to learn more about Davy Crockett.

This, my friends, is where the fun begins in homeschooling.

We introduce a subject or character to our children and they desire to learn MORE. Eventually, everyone is digging for information and more knowledge and you have a beautiful interest led study on your hands.

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Tuesday
Oct142014

20 Items to Pack in Operation Christmas Child boxes

 20 Items to Pack in Operation Christmas Child Shoeboxes

 

An Operation Christmas Child box MATTERS to the recipient. 

I have seen firsthand what these boxes mean to children in need. I have seen the discipleship that occurs in the week, months, and years after a child receives a box. 

Packing boxes MATTERS. 

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